"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.